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Re: Kernel core dumps on amd64

On Mon, 20 Oct 2008, Thomas E. Spanjaard wrote:

Can anyone reliably dump core on a -current amd64? I can't; out of the 11 tries it only succeeded once, and then savecore proceeded to ignore the dump for whatever reason. A 12th test using the panic key produced a null pointer dereference in __wdstart while dumping (after about 5Mibyte of the 2Gibyte total).

I had a core dump yesterday while playing with some local kernel mods. It worked just fine.

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